Riddick Spin-Off TV Series Report Confirmed

He hinted at it a few weeks ago, and now its set – Vin Diesel and his One Race Television have signed a multi-year, first-look production deal with Universal TV.

The first project under the deal? A TV series complement to David Twohy’s “Riddick” sci-fi film franchise. It was previously reported that the show will be called “Merc City” and follows the mercenaries and bounty hunters of the Riddick universe.

This comes on top of a fourth film entitled “Furia” which Twohy is currently penning. Shana C. Waterman will serve as Head of Television at One Race and will oversee development and production under the deal.

Source: Deadline